|Notable people||Job category||Board memberships||Total board earnings||University compensation||University and board compensation||How much board earnings increase university compensation|
|Shirley Ann Jackson, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, president||Other college leaders||$315,000 - Marathon Oil Corporation
$286,835 - International Business Machines Corporation
$257,738 - FedEx Corporation
$198,650 - Public Service Enterprise Group
$194,461 - Medtronic Inc.
$101,718 - NYSE Euronext*
|Scott S. Cowen, Tulane U., president||Other college leaders||$253,750 - American Greetings Corporation
$217,557 - Newell Rubbermaid Inc.
$163,490 - Forest City Enterprises Inc.
|Donna E. Shalala, U. of Miami president||Other college leaders||$237,803 - Mednax Inc.
$126,062 - Lennar Corporation
$109,534 - Gannett Company*
|Jared L. Cohon, Carnegie Mellon U., president||Other college leaders||$243,193 - Ingersoll-Rand PLC
$227,458 - Lexmark International Inc.
|Robert A. Brown, Boston U., president||Other college leaders||E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company||$259,376||$1,142,307||$1,401,683||22.7%|
|Robert J. Birgeneau, U. of California at Berkeley, chancellor||Other college leaders||Cabot Microelectronics Corporation||$229,653||$425,508||$655,161||54.0%|
|Mark A. Emmert, U. of Washington, former president; now head of the National Collegiate Athletic Association||Former college leaders||$214,978 - Expeditors International of Washington Inc.
$148,963 - Weyerhaeuser Company
n/a - Omnicare Inc.
|B. Joseph White, U. of Illinois system, former president||Former college leaders||$143,655 - Equity Residential
$141,750 - Kelly Services Inc.
|William R. Brody, Johns Hopkins U., former president||Former college leaders||$264,796 - International Business Machines Corporation||$264,796||$3,821,886†||$4,086,682||6.9%|
|John T. Casteen III, U. of Virginia, former president||Former college leaders||$251,823 - Altria Group
n/a - Strayer Education Inc.
|Graham B. Spanier, Pennsylvania State U. system, former president||Former college leaders||$191,000 - United States Steel Corporation*||$191,000||$800,592||$991,592||23.9%|
|Steven B. Sample, U. of Southern California, former president||Former college leaders||$182,564 - Intermec Inc.||$182,564||$1,395,178||$1,577,742||13.1%|
|Lawrence S. Bacow, Tufts U., former president||Former college leaders||$145,000 - Boston Properties Inc.
n/a - Lowes Corporation
|Paul Danos, Dartmouth College, Tuck School of Business dean||Business||$369,800 - BJ's Wholesale Club Inc.
$267,136 - General Mills Inc.
|Edward A. Snyder, Yale U., School of Management dean||Business||$490,460 - Career Education Corporation||$490,460||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|R. Glenn Hubbard, Columbia U., Graduate School of Business dean||Business||$256,584 - MetLife Inc.
$195,500 - Automatic Data Processing Inc.
|James W. Bradford Jr., Vanderbilt U., School of Management dean||Business||$111,438 - Genesco Inc.
$170,511 - Granite Construction Inc.
$154,830 - CLARCOR Inc.
|James D. Plummer, Stanford U., School of Engineering dean||Engineering||$701,300 - Intel Corporation
$157,505 - International Rectifier Corporation
n/a - Cadence Design Systems Inc.
|Ilesanmi Adesida, U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Engineering dean||Engineering||$214,917 - Fluor Corporation*||$214,917||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|Mark R. Laret, U. of California at San Francisco, Medical Center chief executive officer||Medicine||$316,460 - Nuance Communications Inc.
$310,051 - Varian Medical Systems Inc.
|Victor J. Dzau, Duke U., Health System president and chief executive officer||Medicine||$260,000 - PepsiCo Inc.
$179,461 - Medtronic Inc.
$163,661 - Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc.
|Robert J. Alpern, Yale U., School of Medicine dean||Medicine||$230,830 - Abbott Laboratories||$230,830||$703,635||$934,465||32.8%|
|Edward D. Miller, Johns Hopkins U., Medicine chief executive officer||Medicine||$222,500 - CareFusion Corporation||$222,500||$1,536,739||$1,759,239||14.5%|
|Pascal J. Goldschmidt, U. of Miami, Miller School of Medicine dean||Medicine||$171,908 - Mednax Inc.
$32,986 - OPKO Health Inc.*
n/a - Health Management Associates Inc.
|David A. Brandon
U. of Michigan, director of intercollegiate athletics
|Athletics||$208,357 - TJX Companies*
$126,981 - Kaydon Corporation
$90,000 - Herman Miller Inc.
$82,572 - DTE Energy Company
n/a -Domino's Pizza Inc.
Sources: Board service and compensation data collected by GMI from 2011 Securities and Exchange Commission filings. Public-college president-compensation data collected by The Chronicle. Private-college president data from Internal Revenue Service Form 990. Endowment data collected by the National Association of College and University Business Officers.